We have no idea what Jesus passed through in the Garden of Gethsemane. The horrors and pain and the loss of intimacy with the Father as He was made sin for all of us. He was going to taste pain in every sphere. He was going to be violently killed off in every sphere. We all go through moments where we experience some aspect that Jesus went through. He spiritually envisaged what awaited Him. He was betrayed by one of His own. He would be judged falsely. He would be sentenced for keeping the status quo. He would be mauled … Continue reading Could you not watch with me one hour?
The whole term of being radicalized has changed and our own perception is changing as the world is changing. What do we mean? We mean that: our expression of faith goes beyond the normal expression of devotion and the influence of example to the forceful obligation to accept that faith accompanied with acts of violence. Being radical in our expression and commitment is not wrong. Acts 2 was a example of forceful preaching which led people to conviction. We can be persuasive but we must weigh what violates the free will. We must present the message of Christ within the … Continue reading Radicalized faith
Jesus Wept over Jerusalem as He neared the city. He foresaw the turmoil that was coming. The reason for the turmoil was simple. They rejected Jesus as the Messiah and they established their own righteousness. ROMANS 10:3 For they being ignorant of God’s righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God. This sums up the situation in many countries today. We are generally ignorant of God’s ways and His purposes during turmoil. 1. GOD USES TURMOIL TO REDIRECT HIS PEOPLE IN CHANGING EMPIRES 2. GOD USES TURMOIL TO BRING HIS … Continue reading The Dangers of Crisis Management
Today anyone who claims to follow the code of conduct expounded from the Bible is immediately labelled a Bigot. It is perceived that the Believer is a person who is not progressive in their thinking. So what is a progressive? One who accepts all walks of life even if the Bible speaks plainly against it. The dangerous part of society is that what we do equates to what we are. And how we respond to that is increasingly frowned upon and even governments are extending powers to arrest on Social Media if we are openly rascist; homophobic or whatever our … Continue reading The angst of the Perceived Bigot